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UPDATE: Underage driver crashed into tree

WAUSAU (WAOW) - Wausau Police officials say they now know who was driving when a car crashed into a tree in Wausau.

A patrol lieutenant told Newsline 9 an 11-year-old girl was driving the vehicle after her father, who officials say had been drinking, asked her to drive.

The Wausau Police Department and the Wausau Fire Department responded to the scene of a crash with possible injuries on Friday afternoon on the corner of West Avenue and South Third Avenue. 

Officials say the father was transported for injuries.

Wausau Police say the crash is under investigation.
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